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WRITING CONTESTS FOR EMERGING WRITERS 2019 WINNERS ONE-ACT PLAY Sponsored by The Favrot-Van Horn Fund Winner: Elaine Insinnia Woodland Park, New Jersey FICTION Winner: Pankaj Challa Sonipat, India VERY SHORT FICTION Winner: Lori Isbell Colorado Springs, Colorado POETRY Sponsored by Scovern Law Winner: DeAnna Stephens Crossville, Tennessee 2020 JUDGES OUR 2019-2020 CONTEST OPENS MAY 1 For more info, visit www.tennesseewilliams.net ONE-ACT PLAY Play should run no more than one hour and must not have been professionally produced, published, or performed Judge: Peter Hagan, President of Dramatists Play Service Deadline: October 1, 2019 Grand Prize $1,500 Professional Staged Reading at the Festival VIP All-Access Festival pass ($600 value) Publication in Bayou Magazine FICTION One original, unpublished short story, written in English, up to 7,000 words Judge: Award-winning fiction writer, Maurice Carlos Ruffin Deadline: October 1, 2019 Grand Prize $1,500 Airfare (up to $500) and 3 nights hotel to attend the Festival in New Orleans VIP All-Access Festival pass for the Festival ($600 value) Public reading at the next Festival 2020 Fiction Judge Maurice Carlos Ruffin Publication in Louisiana Literature VERY SHORT FICTION One original short story, written in English, up to 1,000 words Judge: Award-winning fiction writer, Jac Jemc Deadline: October 15, 2019 2020 Poetry Judge Beth Ann Fennelly Grand Prize $500 VIP All-Access Pass ($600 value) for the Festival Public reading at the Festival 2020 Very Short Fiction Judge Jac Jemc Publication in New Orleans Review Web Features POETRY 2-4 original, unpublished poems of any style or theme, written in English, with a combined length of up to 400 lines Judge: Mississippi Poet Laureate, Beth Ann Fennelly Deadline: October 15, 2019 2020 One Act Play Judge Peter Hagan 44 TENNESSEE WILLIAMS/NEW ORLEANS LITERARY FESTIVAL Grand Prize $1,000 VIP All-Access Pass ($600 value) for the Festival Publication in 64 Parishes magazine Public reading at the Festival